Another Shot at Bohol (Part 2)

*Originally posted in Multiply on 23 March 2006*

Like early birds, we were up by 6am. Today is the day we go on a tour of the sights in Bohol. Dad, who is usually up by 0430h in Manila, was up the same time. He went to the resort restaurant by 0530h for a cup of brewed coffee and was disappointed to find out it was not ready. He had to settle for instant coffee.

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Another Shot at Bohol (Part 1)

*Originally posted in Multiply on 19 March 2006*

White sands, clear waters, bikini-clad Europeans, nipa cottages- with a very persistent “tuko”- and very friendly mosquitos… ahh, the makings of a summer vacation. 😀

I just came back from a relaxing time at Bohol with Nessie and Dad. We spent three days of sun and sand at Alona Beach, renamed after the famous Filipino actress, Alona Alegre, after a movie stint there during the 70’s. It was the second time for me and Nessie- we were there on my birthday two years ago. It was Dad’s first time on Panglao Island, having been only to Tagbilaran, the city proper.

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